Wrath

[rath]
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British Dictionary definitions for cape-wrath

wrath

noun
  1. angry, violent, or stern indignation
  2. divine vengeance or retribution
  3. archaic a fit of anger or an act resulting from anger
adjective
  1. obsolete incensed; angry
Derived Formswrathless, adjective

Word Origin for wrath

Old English wrǣththu; see wroth

Wrath

noun
  1. Cape Wrath a promontory at the NW extremity of the Scottish mainland
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Word Origin and History for cape-wrath

wrath

n.

Old English wræððu "anger," from wrað "angry" (see wroth) + -þu, from Proto-Germanic -itho (as in strength, width etc.).

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